Study Highlights Concerns For Effectiveness Of Flu Vaccines For The Obese"... it's known that obesity puts you at an increased risk for severe flu and complications."
Fat Linked To Fear Factor According To New StudyThe study followed women from age 15 until 32 who live in Flint as part of the community based study.
Guilting The Gluttonous? How A 'Fat Tax' Could Work To Curb ObesityCan gluttonous consumers actually be manipulated into making healthier choices based on small price differences at the grocery store?
Officials Want Obesity To Be Recognized As DiseaseOfficials warn that half of the state's residents could be obese by 2030.
Study: Sun Exposure Could Improve Mobility Among Severely ObeseA new study finds low levels of the "sunshine vitamin" could be keeping some people on the couch.
Study: Cold Climate May Make You FatIt's yet another reason to dislike the cold if you don't already.
Study: Americans Are Exercising -- And Getting Fatter The study author said, "Just counting on physical activity is not going to be the solution."
AMA: Obesity Is A DiseaseGary Katz, Medical Director of Saint John Macomb-Oakland's Weight Loss Program, says the decision was long overdue.
Sleep Apnea Cases Spike Over Past 20 Years America's growing waistline may be feeding an epidemic of sleep apnea, according to a new study.
Man Gets Probation In Connection With Death Of Morbidly Obese WifeMichael Brooks was charged with second-degree abuse of a vulnerable adult after authorities said he ignored his bed-ridden wife, allowing her to wither away in her own waste.
Michigan Targets Obesity With Awareness CampaignThe Michigan Department of Community Health on Wednesday asked residents to agree to lose 10 percent of their body weight in an effort to bring down the state's obesity rate.
Michigan To Launch Anti-Obesity CampaignThe Michigan Department of Community Health plans to lay out a new educational campaign to combat obesity in the nation's fifth heaviest state.

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